Created on Sunday, 12 May 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff's Office arrested two suspects on multiple felony charges Saturday afternoon following the burglary of a Zanesfield area home.
Deputies were dispatched about 12:15 p.m. to the 5794 County Road 10, Zanesfield, residence and farm property owned by Matthew T. Wiley in reference to a burglary.
A witness provided deputies with a description of a male suspect and an orange vehicle which fled the scene.
About two hours later, deputies located Anthony W. Hawkins, 31, of 259 North Ave., Plain City, and the vehicle at 6499 County Road 10, Zanesfield, less than a mile east of the crime scene.
Mr. Hawkins was arrested for burglary, possession of drugs and possession of drug abuse instruments. Also arrested was Amanda L. Nixon, 27, of 6499 County Road 10, for obstructing justice.
The suspects were lodged in the Logan County Jail.